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Concert reviews: 8 April 2017

On Saturday 8 April, Vladimir Jurowski led the LPO with London Philharmonic Choir, London Symphony Chorus, Tiffin Boys Choir, the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, and eight soloists in a performance of Tallis's Spem in Alium and Mahler's Symphony No. 8. The soloists were Judith Howarth, Anne Schwanewilms, Sofia Fomina, Michaela Selinger, Patricia Bardon, Barry Banks, Stephen Gadd, and Matthew Rose.

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Concert Reviews: 25 March 2017

On Saturday 25 March 2017 Nathalie Stutzmann conducted the London Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Strauss's Death and Transfiguration and Mozart's Requiem with the London Philharmonic Choir and soloists Kateryna Kasper, Sara Mingardo, Robin Tritschler, and Leon Kosavic.

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Concert Reviews: 15 March 2017

On Wednesday 15 March, members of the LPO were joined by Sound Intermedia and Synergy Vocals for a performance of Gavin Bryars' Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet and The Sinking of the Titanic, and Steve Reich's Music for 18 Musicians. 

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Concert Reviews: 4 March 2017

On Saturday 4 March 2017, the LPO were joined by the Polish Radio Choir, Camerata Silesia, Warsaw Boys Choir, and soloists Omar Ebrahim, Elizbeth Atherton, Dietrich Henschel, and Tomasz Konieczny for a performance of Krzysztof Penderecki's St Luke Passion. The concert was led by the LPO's Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Vladimir Jurowski.

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Concert Reviews: 22 February 2017

On Wednesday 22 February 2017, the LPO's Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Vladimir Jurowski led the Orchestra in a performance of Denisov's Symphony No.2, Shostakovich's Symphony No.15, and Berg's Violin Concerto with soloist Patricia Kopatchinskaja. 

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Concert Reviews: 11 February 2017

On Saturday 11 February 2017, the LPO's Principal Guest Conductor Andrés Orozco-Estrada led the Orchestra in a performance of Glass's The Light, Aaron Jay Kernis's Flute Concerto (UK premiere, with soloist Marina Piccinini), Ives's The Unanswered Question, and Adams's Doctor Atomic Symphony

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Concert Reviews: 10 February 2017

On Friday 10 February 2017, the LPO's Principal Guest Conductor Andrés Orozco-Estrada led the Orchestra in a performance of Haydn's Symphony No. 22 (The Philosopher), Poulenc's Organ Concerto, Ligeti's Atmosphères, and Strauss's Also Sprach Zarathustra. 

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